After UnitedHealth warned it may exit Obamacare exchanges in 2017, its rivals Friday reaffirmed earnings forecasts.» Read More
Stocks opened lower as the dollar gained amid worries about Greece's debt crisis. Health-care stocks were one of the few sectors higher today following the weekend passage of U.S. health-care reform.
House Democrats are pushing to pass the health care bill as Pres. Obama seeks to rally recalcitrant congresspeople. Which stocks and sectors actually stand to benefit from the bill? Les Funtleyder, health care strategist at Miller Tabak, Jason Gurda, managed care analyst at Leerink Swann and Ralph Giacobbe, analyst at Credit Suisse First Boston offered their insights and investment recommendations.
The S&P 500 futures is up a couple points again today. Despite the gripes about low volume and low volatility, the market is melting up: the S&P 500 has been up 11 of the last 13 trading sessions.
Every eight seconds a baby boomer turns 50 and though it’s often the best time of life, the 50's can also be the beginning of something else entirely.
February chain stores' sales and weekly jobless claims data, due ahead of the opening bell on Thursday, will likely feel the chill from winter storms.
Investors need to always focus on the fundamentals, he says. That way they don’t miss great moneymaking opportunities.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
President Obama talked through the issues of health care reform on Thursday in a bipartisan summit. The unprecedented event comes as the president tries to get his reform plans back on track. Charles Boorady, health care providers analyst at Citigroup, discussed the summit and shared his investment strategies.
Health insurers lately seem more afraid of Wall Street than of Washington.
Cramer interviews the CEO of Devon Energy. Plus, his "Final Four" calls of the day.
A congressional hearing into a proposed rate increase prompted one company to cancel its analyst day. What does it mean for investors?
The Mad Money host spots a pattern in the market's reaction to President Obama's attacks.
Stocks eked out a gain Wednesday as the debut of Apple's iPad tablet computer energized tech stocks and financials rebounded amid relief that the Fed's statement offered no surprises.
Stocks continued to slide Wednesday after the Fed left the "extended period" language in their statement, referring to how long they will leave interest rates low. Stocks had already been trading lower after some disappointing earnings outlooks.
Stocks had a weak open Wednesday as investors were disappointed with some earnings outlooks and waited for the Federal Reserve's statement this afternoon. Stocks slipped further into the red after a report showed new home sales unexpectedly unexpectedly fell last month and as the House hearing on AIG began.
Stock index futures pointed to a lower open for Wall Street Wednesday, with investors looking for news both from companies reporting earnings and from economic leaders gathered for the World Economic Forum in Davos.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, Jan. 27.
If you don’t trim your winnings from these three stocks, you’re just being greedy.
It’s been a tough week for the bulls as the Dow has had its worst two-day drop since June, the S&P had its worst one-day drop since October of last year. Are the markets headed for a correction? Joe Battipaglia, private client market strategist at Stifel Nicolaus, shared his insights.
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.